My Summer at Splunk
Over the course of one summer, I became a Splunk Product Owner.
Goals: My main goal this summer was to answer the question, “What does a product manager do?” If you asked me this question now, I would laugh and say, “A better question is what does a product manager not do?” I was lucky enough to have the guidance and mentorship of the Data Solutions Group, (specifically Jack Coates, Elias Haddad, and Marian Reynova) who gave me an enormous amount of responsibility and answered my endless questions as I navigated through the product management cycle.
Background: As a quick background, the Data Solutions Group makes add-ons. Every new type of data needs an add-on to normalize the input …